1. Watch Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s press conference here:
2. The big updates:
NYPD: Suspects had 5 pipe bombs, and one pressure cooker bomb for detonation in Times Square.— BuzzFeed News
NYPD: Boston bombing suspects decided on Times Square “spontaneously” — while they were in the car on the way to NYC.— BuzzFeed News
NYPD: No specific information about a specific target in Times Square.— BuzzFeed News
NYPD is actively investigating who Dzhokhar Tsarnaev visited on prior trips to NYC.— BuzzFeed News
- The CIA has officially—but very quietly—admitted that some allegations about its torture program were true.
- The U.S. government is suing Ferguson, Missouri, after the city tried to change a negotiated police reform settlement.
- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has dropped out of the 2016 Republican presidential race after poor results in New Hampshire 🇺🇸